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|Birthday||22 August 1955 (Monday)|
|Birth Place||Mogalthur , West Godavari Dist. , Andhra Pradesh|
|Age (in 2021)||65 years 8 months 27 days Old|
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 8" ins
|Weight||in Kilograms- 76 kg
in Pounds- 167.55 lbs
Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad was born on 22nd August 1955, who’s better known by his charge name Chiranjeevi. He’s an Indian movie Actor, Producer, Businessman, and an energetic Politician.
|Other Name:||Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad|
|Other Professions:||Businessperson Dancer Film Producer Investor Philanthropist Politician Singer Voice Artist|
Chiranjeevi Biography, Relationship & Career
He started his film career with the movie Punadhirallu in 1979. He began starring in lead roles in films like Intlo Ramayya Veedilo Krishnayya, the film was a commercial hit. He rose to prominence with the action movie Khaidi that was an enormous box-office victory and he became a celebrity overnight with this film. After the success of his action movie, he continued performing action movies. He gave a succession of box office hits, Including movies like Sangharshana, Mantri Gari Viyyankudu, Donga Mogudu, Challenge, Gang Leader, Rowdy Alludu, and Yamudiki Mogudu to name a few. He also played a direct negative role in films like Rani Kasula Rangamma, Mosagadu, and Ranuva Veteran.
In 2008, Chiranjeevi stepped into politics and began his own front Praja Rajyam, a political party in the state of Andhra Pradesh. He had been nominated to Rajya Sabha in 2012. Together with Actor and Politician, He’s contributed to society as an Excellent Philanthropist. His base is the state’s biggest recipient of blood and eye donations. He’ll be seen in a Telugu-language biographical epic action movie titled Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. This movie also has superstar Amitabh Bachchan in a guest appearance. For his contribution to Indian cinema, he was conferred with International Face of Indian Cinema in the SIIMA awards in 2019. In a career spanning 4 decades, he’s appeared in over 150 films in his acting career.
He had been born to constable Konidela Venkat Rao & Anjana Devi. He has four sisters include two sisters called Madhavi Rao, Vijaya Durga & two brothers, one is a Telugu movie actor & producer named Nagendra Babu & the one is a Power Star Pawan Kalyan. He’s married to Surekha Konidala since 1980 and has two brothers named Sushmitha, Sreeja, and also a son of celebrity Ram Charan.
Body Measurements of Chiranjeevi
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Personal Info of Chiranjeevi
|Home Town||Mogalthur, West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|School||CSR Sharma College, Ongole, Andhra Pradesh (Intermediate)|
|College||Sri Y N College, Narsapur, Andhra Pradesh|
|Qualification||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)|
|Net worth||$5 Million|
Favourite things of Chiranjeevi
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Chiranjeevi
- He's hosted the Telugu version of Kaun Banega Crorepati.
- From 2007 to 2017, he did not star in any movies but did guest appearances in movies like Magadheera and Bruce Lee - The Fighter.
- In 2006, he was conferred with the Padma Bhusan Award from the government of India.
- He was the first actor from South India to be invited to the Oscars ceremony in 1987.
- The then President of India, Abdul Kalam, inaugurated the Chiranjeevi Charitable Foundation (CCF) in the Jubilee Hills Check Post at Hyderabad in the year 2006.
- He's served as a Rajya Sabha Mp from 2012 to 2018.